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Leigh Vance papers, 1968-1987
PASC 227  
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Description
Leigh Vance is best known as a writer and film producer. He was also a founding officer of the British Writers Guild and former president of the International Writers Guild. The collection consists of fifty-seven scripts for television series such as Mission Impossible, The Phoenix, and Switch, among others. Also includeded are eleven scripts for motion pictures such as Air Force One Is Down, Crossplot, Dawn of Time, and Queen of Diamonds, among others.
Background
Leigh Vance was a writer and film producer. He was also a founding officer of the British Writers Guild and former president of the International Writers Guild. His motion picture credits include The Black Windmill, The Frightened City, and The Shakedown, among others. He moved to Hollywood and wrote for and produced several television series including Baretta, Cannon , and Hart to Hart, among others. Leigh Vance died in Los Angeles on October 15, 1994 from a brief illness.
Extent
3.0 linear ft. (7 boxes)
Restrictions
Property rights to the physical object belong to the UC Regents. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.
Availability
Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.